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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: No name for this Entry

List entry Number: 1347311

Location

57 AND 59, HIGH STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
HertfordshireNorth HertfordshireDistrict AuthorityAshwell

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 27-May-1968

Date of most recent amendment: 04-Mar-1985

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 162161

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

In the entry for 8/30 ASHWELL HIGH STREET (south side) Ashwell

Nos 57, 59 and 61 (Day's Bakery) (formerly listed as the Bakery)

the item shall be amended to read

ASHWELL HIGH STREET (south side) Ashwell

Nos 57 and 59 (formerly listed as the Bakery)



TL 2639 ASHWELL HIGH STREET 8/30 (south side) Ashwell Nos 57, 59 and 61 (Day's Bakery) (formerly listed as the Bakery) GV II*

In the description, third line, delete: The building is c.1800 and substitute the following: "The building is c.1500"



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ASHWELL HIGH STREET TL 2639 (South Side) 8/30 Ashwell 27.5.68 No 57, 59 and 61 (Day's Bakery) (formerly listed as house occupied by Day's Bakery and tenants) II* G.V. In the description, third line delete: "The building is c,180Q" and substitute the following: "The building is c.1500"

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TL 2639 ASHWELL HIGH STREET (South side) Ashwell 8/30 Nos. 57,59 and 61 27.5.68 (Day's Bakery) (formerly listed as house occupied by Day's Bakery and tenants)

GV II*

House and shop in long uniform range, built as hall of the Brotherhood or Guild of St. John the Baptist in the Church of Blessed Mary of Ashwell, formed 1476. The building is c.1800, extended by an identical bay at left end in late C16. Timber frame; exposed close studding on jettied upper floor. 2 storeys. 1st floor has 7 mid C19 flush sash windows in moulded wood frames; ground floor with 4 canted casement bays, the right one a bracketed shop window. 2 flush panel doors, the right one half glazed. On left centre is the blocked opening of the former cross passage. A 3-bay hall was to right of this. Main stack on towards right is C17 or possibly late C16, an insertion in previously unheated hall. Interior of left house (No. 57) shows heavy, wide-chamfered floor beam. Cellar with clunch and brick walls on left. Interior of No. 61 (Bakery) shows large clunch fireplace with timber lintel. Inside hall is the 4-centred wooden arch of the cross passage door. Important group value in street.(RCHM Typescript).

Listing NGR: TL2673539644

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National Grid Reference: TL 26735 39644

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